Crews To Decrease Biomass One Pile

WHITE CITY, Ore. – The Biomass One plant in White City caught fire a couple of times last month, sending smoke into the skies of White City. Now, Biomass crews are working around the clock to shorten the fuel pile where both bark fires began. On the Biomass property, crews have spent the last few … Continue reading »

Biomass One Fire In White City

WHITE CITY, Ore. — Just before 5:00 p.m. Tuesday evening, multiple agencies responded to fire at Bio Mass One in White City, blocking off Avenue G and sending smoke through the sky. It was a familiar scene for Tery Jenkins of White City.  “I’ve seen a couple of them that have ignited, but nothing this … Continue reading »

Sawdust Sets Fire at Biomass

WHITE CITY, Ore.  — Over the weekend, smoke filled the sky in White City when a pile of sawdust at the Biomass One plant caught on fire, requiring outside assistance. Jackson County Fire District 3 responded to the call around 7:30 p.m. on Saturday evening and didn’t leave the scene until around 10:30 p.m. Fire … Continue reading »